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More Jocketty nonsense

Reds general manager Walt Jocketty said this about the Reds’ acquisition of Marlon Byrd: “We just felt he would be a great influence on our younger players, not that much different than Scott Rolen was when we brought him in — a true professional who plays the game the right way and leads by example.” 938 more words

Joey Votto

Before the ink dries

A belated moment of appreciation for Mat Latos as he moves on to Miami.

It’s been about a month and a half since the Reds traded the 6′ 6″ right-hander to Miami. 1,212 more words

Homer Bailey

Contracts, Cueto and Mesoraco

John Fay, the Reds beat writer for the Cincinnati Enquirer, got me thinking yesterday.

He wrote about what the Washington Nationals’ enormous contract with Max Scherzer (7 years, $210 million) means for the Reds ability to sign Johnny Cueto to an extension. 981 more words

Joey Votto

Who Will Make the Reds Starting Rotation in 2015?

A cold front has swept through the heart of Redleg Nation—not only that of subzero wind chills turning Cincinnati and the surrounding landscape into the background scenery of… 1,441 more words

Homer Bailey

Did the Reds blow the Latos trade?

Take a deep breath and relax Reds fans, the Latos trade wasn’t as bad as it may seem.

As everyone knows by now, the Reds traded Mat Latos to the Miami Marlins for pitcher Anthony DeSclafani and catcher Chad Wallach. 1,856 more words

Homer Bailey